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Review: Iris: A Memoir of Iris Murdoch (The Iris Trilogy #1)

User Review  - James Miller - Goodreads

It is rare that I find a film better than a book, but I began to find the air of faintly inferior self-deprecation by Bayley (as an Oxford professor it is safe to assume this is at least somewhat ... Read full review

Review: Iris: A Memoir of Iris Murdoch (The Iris Trilogy #1)

User Review  - Lee Sutter - Goodreads

Not an especially well-written book, a bit dry, but fascinating look at the lives of Bayley and Murdoch, their long relationship, unlike any couple I've ever been aware of, her relationships with ... Read full review

Review: Iris: A Memoir of Iris Murdoch (The Iris Trilogy #1)

User Review  - Bob Breckwoldt - Goodreads

Moving. But much more a memoir of John Bayley than of Iris Murdoch, but no less touching. Read full review

Review: Iris: A Memoir of Iris Murdoch (The Iris Trilogy #1)

User Review  - Chris Walker - Goodreads

Iris was indeed fortunate to have such a loving carer to continue to support her in this difficult disease. However, I felt uncomfortable reading this book at times. The reader has to trust that what ... Read full review

Review: Iris: A Memoir of Iris Murdoch (The Iris Trilogy #1)

User Review  - Kirstie - Goodreads

This memoir about Iris Murdoch is written by her husband John Bayley - while it includes some interesting details about the origins of her works, it is increasingly dominated by recording her ... Read full review

Review: Iris: A Memoir of Iris Murdoch (The Iris Trilogy #1)

User Review  - Teotakuu - Goodreads

I struggled with this book, indeed, it would probably be inappropriate to say that you enjoyed a book which depicted the loss of a brilliant mind to Alzheimers. I don't think that is the only reason ... Read full review

Review: Iris: A Memoir of Iris Murdoch (The Iris Trilogy #1)

User Review  - Sze - Goodreads

it's a stream of consciousness trip through his memories of his wife, more affectionate than melancholic. and though the blurb and quotes describe it as the ultimate love story, actually what comes ... Read full review


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